American Music Festival


American Music Festival

Celebrate the holiday at the American Music Festival at Fitzgerald’s Night Club June 30-July 3, and stay at the nearby and affordable Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside!

The American Music Festival brings together forty plus bands on three stages, and serves up Cajun food and barbeque! Not to mention, there is beer!

The American Music Festival Lineup. June 30: Webb Wilder, Sarah Borges and the Broken Singles, Billy Prine Band, Parker Millsap, Donna the Buffalo, Dead Winter Carpenters. July 1: Eric Lindell, Nelson Street Revival, The Lee Boys, Banditos, Willie Nile, The Wild Reeds, The Roosevelts. July 2: Willie Nile, The Zimmerman (tribute to Bob Dyan), Alana Royale, Terrence Simien & the Zydeco Experience, R & B Experience, Salty Dog. July 3: Dos Lobos (with members of Los Lobos), James McMurtry, Tributosauris Becomes James Brown, Toronzo Canon, Reckless Kelly, Choctaw Wildfire, Cactus Blossoms, Sam Lewis. And there are many more!

“Fitzgerald’s four day celebration of American roots music is an ideal way to spend a 4th of July weekend.” Greg Kott, Chicago Tribune

Fitzgerald’s Night Club is located at 6615 Roosevelt Road in Berwyn, just east of historic Oak Park. For tickets and a full schedule of events, go online to

Best Western Plus Chicago Hotel at Hillside, just a short drive to the American Music Festival at Fitzgerald’s Night Club, provides free shuttle service to and from O’Hare Airport in Chicago. The hotel offers affordable, comfortable rooms, a breakfast bar and restaurant and much more. The hotel is pet friendly and offers AAA rates.